Christof Lehmann

Dr. Christof Lehmann is the founder and editor of nsnbc. He is a psychologist and independent political consultant on conflict and conflict resolution and a wide range of other political issues. His work with traumatized victims of conflict has led him to also pursue the work as political consultant. He is a lifelong activist for peace and justice, human rights, Palestinians rights to self-determination in Palestine, and he is working on the establishment of international institutions for the prosecution of all war crimes, also those committed by privileged nations. On 28 August 2011 he started his blog nsnbc, appalled by misrepresentations of the aggression against Libya and Syria. In March 2013 he turned nsnbc into a daily, independent, international on-line newspaper. He can be contacted at nsnbc international at

By Christof Lehmann On Thursday, May 28th, 2015

UK Police stonewalls Journalists challenging Seizure of Journalists Phone Records

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : A team of lawyers working on pro-bono basis lodged a complaint to the Information Commissioner about the police’s stonewalling of journalists’ Freedom of Information Requests More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Monday, May 25th, 2015

Putin signs “undesirable NGOs” Bill into Law

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a bill, enabling the designation of foreign and foreign-funded NGOs as undesirables after the bill passed both the Lower and Upper House of More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Sunday, May 24th, 2015

Nigerian Military defeats Scores of Boko Haram Fighters

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Nigerian military sources reported on Saturday that the armed forces killed scores of Boko Haram insurgents while rescuing twenty women and children. The operation was conducted in part More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Saturday, May 23rd, 2015

AKP / NATO targeting Turkish Left with Gladio Style Operations?

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Turkish PM Ahmed Davotoglu stated that the twin-bombing of the offices of Turkey’s People’s Democratic Party (HDP) on Monday were linked to the far-left Revolutionary People’s More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Friday, May 22nd, 2015

Japanese – Russian Dispute about South Kuril Islands: The Enemy State Clause

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : The Speaker of the Russian Lower House of Parliament (Duma), Sergey Naryshkin told the press that the Japanese – Russian dispute over the South Kuril Islands should not become an More...

By Christof Lehmann On Sunday, May 17th, 2015

Russian Lawmakers crack down on foreign “undesirables”

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Russian lawmakers have backed draft legislation for the prosecution of “undesirable” foreigners and foreign-financed non-governmental organizations on the grounds of “national More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Saturday, May 16th, 2015

Death Sentence for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev ties up loose Ends?

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : On Friday, May 15, a Federal Court sentenced  Tsarnaev to death after a jury, on April 8, found him guilty on several counts, including the use of weapons of mass destruction ( a homemade More...

By Christof Lehmann On Friday, May 15th, 2015

42% of young UK Voters did not vote in the 2015 Elections: Echoes of Ulrike Meinhof

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Only 58% of UK voters age 18 – 24 participated in the 2015 elections, It is a rise from the 52% who voted according to a 2010 poll, but also suggesting that a little less than half More...

By Christof Lehmann On Tuesday, May 12th, 2015
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Kerry – Lavrov Meeting in Sochi: Hot Potatoes and Thawing Relations?

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov held a four-hour-long meeting in the Russian city of Sochi. The agenda and statements by both Lavrov and Kerry More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Monday, May 11th, 2015

Egypt’s FM compounds Arab Position vs Iran and Turkey

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Speaking at the annual conference at the Faculty of Economic and Political Studies at Cairo University, Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry, positioned Egypt’s relations with More...